Pakistan’s federal government has decided to extend governor’s rule in Baluchistan province for two months more, said the reports on Thursday.
Nawab Aslam Raisani’s led coalition government was restored on March 14, 2013 at 12:00 AM after a two month term of the rule imposed in the restive province expired.
Dunya TV report quoting sources said that President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf have decided to extend governor’s rule for two more months. Sources say that a notification will be issued today (Thursday, March 14, 2013).
Analysts say that a joint sitting of Parliament is required to endorse extension of governor’s rule in Balochistan, which was earlier imposed by the President in the after math of Alambar Road Twin Bombings that killed around 100 innocents and injured more than 150.
Meanwhile, Raisani had called a coalition meeting in Islamabad today (Thursday).